zoo

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Shortened form of zoological garden, and now the usual form. See zoology.

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Noun[edit]

zoo (plural zoos)

  1. A park where live animals are exhibited.
  2. (figuratively) Any place that is wild, crowded, or chaotic.
    The shopping center was a zoo the week before Christmas.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

zoo f

  1. zoo

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English zoo

Noun[edit]

zoo c (singular definite zooen, plural indefinite zooer)

  1. a zoo, zoological garden

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

zoo m (plural zoos, diminutive zootje n)

  1. zoo
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Adverb[edit]

zoo

  1. Archaic spelling of zo.

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for zoologia ĝardeno.

Noun[edit]

zoo (accusative singular zoon, plural zooj, accusative plural zoojn)

  1. zoo

French[edit]

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Noun[edit]

zoo m (plural zoos)

  1. zoo

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zoo m (invariable)

  1. zoo

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English zoo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zoo

  1. zoo (park where live animals are exhibited)

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Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

zoo n (indeclinable)

  1. zoo

Synonyms[edit]

  • ogród zoologiczny

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zoo m (plural zoos)

  1. zoo

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

zoo

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of zoar